Modest Conversations - The Information

Sam Lessin

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The Information presents Modest Conversations hosted by Sam Lessin, who writes the site's regular 'Modest Conversations' column. Modest Conversations are short conversations with interesting people about technology, culture, politics, and whatever e...Show More

31:07 | Feb 10th, 2019

Sam and Erik discuss ISAs / and the future of equity investing in people / personal income vs. debt financing.

1:03:33 | Nov 19th, 2017

Tim and I discuss some of the thinking around his new book WTF - What’s The Future and Why It’s Up To Us. We talk in particular about our world of runaway objective functions, and the role human agen...Show More
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56:24 | Nov 5th, 2017

Tristan and I talk about his viewpoint and mission around the attention economy and addition. We also debate ideas on what to practically do about it.

21:20 | Oct 30th, 2017

Kortina and I discuss how much of modern life is about lines. As consumers we wait on line for restaurants, takeoff windows, and countless other experiences. As producers many of us - not just ER ...Show More

49:30 | Oct 15th, 2017

Blake joins to discuss the human side of technology - growth mindset, failure, and success. How do the people who build technology, and the ways they collaborate on teams, and the culture of tech com...Show More
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